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Mussels Myths Debunked | POPSUGAR Food

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Oct 29, 2008 ... If mussels are open before they've been cooked (and don't close up tightly when tapped), then they're dead, and not fresh enough to eat under ...

mussels won't close after cleaning. Always discard? - Food52

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Is it always necessary to throw out open mussels that will not close after .... bit of advice--don't remove the byssal threads (the beard) until just before cooking.

Mussel myth an open and shut case › Dr Karl's Great Moments In ...

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Oct 29, 2008 ... Nick Ruello found that 1.9 per cent of mussels opened early. These mussels opened before they had been cooked long enough to kill any ...

How To Cook Mussels - Green Lipped Mussel Oil

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Before cooking check for mussels that are open. Mussels with open shells may be dead and therefore dangerous to eat. To be sure they are dead and not just ...

How to Buy and Clean Mussels: 8 Steps (with Pictures)

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Though simple to cook, just steam them for a... ... Bypass mussels that have their shells open and that will not close. An open shell itself does not mean the ...

How to Prepare and Open Mussels - How To Cooking Tips ...

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How to Prepare and Open Mussels Article - What You Will Need Stiff kitchen ... Before you begin: Chill the clams in the freezer for an hour or longer to make ...

HOW TO CHECK, CLEAN & COOK MUSSELS - DiepLicious

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Jul 29, 2013 ... Mussels are alive, and you want them alive when you cook them. ... Squeeze the open mussels with your fingers or tap the ones that are open ...

Seafood: Is it safe to eat a mussel if the shell didn't open at all while ...

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I think the vast majority of people are under the belief that one should discard them. Because of ... Therefore I would assert that if mussels are open prior to cooking (and don't immediately close when tapped) they must be thrown away.

How To Cook Mussels on the Stovetop — Cooking Lessons from ...

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Jul 7, 2014 ... Also discard any mussels that don't open after cooking. ... Follow this simple advice: before cooking, shells closed; after cooking, shells open.

How to Identify and Prepare Mussels - Bon Appétit

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Feb 13, 2013 ... Also known as “smileys,” they are open when alive but will close when pressed. ( Credit: Zach ... Pull off any beards just before cooking. A quick ...

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How to cook mussels | BBC Good Food

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Discard the ones that remain open, or any that are damaged (they have ... Consuming mussels that have perished before cooking can cause food poisoning.

How To Prepare Fresh Mussels Like A Boss | Huffington Post

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Jul 16, 2015 ... But before you start cooking, there a few things you need to know about ... The mussels should open between five and seven minutes.

How to Clean and Debeard Mussels | Serious Eats

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Nov 3, 2014 ... Mussels, like most bivalves, are sold and cooked live. Why? .... do you smell them ? How do you tell if they're open/dead before buying them?